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New Hampshire hospital evacuates emergency and operating rooms due to mysterious odor

New Hampshire hospital evacuates emergency and operating rooms due to mysterious odor

Emergency crews are responding to a New Hampshire hospital for a report of a chemical release that is affecting multiple people.

Patients and other staff members in the hospital's operating room later became ill, she said.

The hospital initially said patients were among those affected, but Vasapolli said it was only staff members.

Six patients were removed from the emergency room as a precaution, the spokesperson added.

"At this time we still have not been able to identify the cause, but obviously we're working diligently to do that", Vasapolli said.

A statement from the hospital said all other hospital wings were unaffected by the problem and running as usual. No patients experienced any symptoms.

Epping Fire said it was dispatched for a "carbon monoxide problem".

The extent of the chemical release is not yet known.

Officials say they have not been able to find the source of what is making people sick at the hospital.

Exeter Police are recommending that residents seek alternate emergency facilities for treatment.

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